AVG Protection AVG Protection

How to uninstall AVG Protection from your system

This page contains thorough information on how to remove AVG Protection for Windows. The Windows release was created by AVG Technologies. Check out here where you can find out more on AVG Technologies. The application is often located in the C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus directory (same installation drive as Windows). The complete uninstall command line for AVG Protection is C:\Program Files\AVG\Setup\avgsetupx.exe /mode=offline /uninstall=bav. AVGUI.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 8.82 MB (9252784 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of AVG Protection. They take about 45.53 MB (47737424 bytes) on disk.

  • afwServ.exe (303.19 KB)
  • ashCmd.exe (111.93 KB)
  • ashQuick.exe (134.78 KB)
  • ashUpd.exe (376.74 KB)
  • asulaunch.exe (30.12 KB)
  • aswChLic.exe (253.92 KB)
  • aswidsagent.exe (5.57 MB)
  • aswRunDll.exe (1.35 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (3.09 MB)
  • AvDump32.exe (630.31 KB)
  • AvEmUpdate.exe (2.28 MB)
  • AVGSvc.exe (257.04 KB)
  • AVGUI.exe (8.82 MB)
  • AvLaunch.exe (255.92 KB)
  • DataSafeMonitor.exe (628.76 KB)
  • RegSvr.exe (1.32 MB)
  • sched.exe (221.95 KB)
  • SetupInf.exe (1.31 MB)
  • VisthAux.exe (260.98 KB)
  • wsc_proxy.exe (108.38 KB)
  • openvpn.exe (647.04 KB)
  • tapinstall.exe (76.50 KB)
  • aswOfferTool.exe (2.21 MB)
  • avBugReport.exe (3.06 MB)
  • AvDump32.exe (631.88 KB)
  • AvDump64.exe (778.98 KB)
  • instup.exe (1.25 MB)
  • InstallCrt.exe (702.43 KB)
  • avgBoot.exe (323.48 KB)
  • AvDump64.exe (776.98 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to AVG Protection version 17.3.3010 only. You can find below a few links to other AVG Protection versions: to view all...
If planning to uninstall AVG Protection you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall AVG Protection from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\3082\aswClnTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\3082\aswClnTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\3082\aswInfTg.htm
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\3082\aswInfTg.txt
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\3082\Base.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\3082\Boot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\3082\uiLangRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\Aavm4h.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AavmRpch.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhAScr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResIdp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResMai.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResStd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AhResWS2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashBase.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashMaiSv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashQuick.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashServ.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashShell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashTask.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashTaskEx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashUpd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\asOutExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\asulaunch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswAMSI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswAux.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswcertx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswChLic.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswcmlx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswcommx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswData.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswdetallocatorx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswDld.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswDnsCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswEngLdr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswfilevaultx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswhookx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswidpmx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswidpsdkx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswidsagent.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswIP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswlogx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswLSRun.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswnetclix.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswntsqlitex.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswPatchMgt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswProperty.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswpsicx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRec.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRemoteCache.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswremovalx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRunDll.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswRvrt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswsecapix.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswSqLt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswStreamFilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswStrm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswsysx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswUtil.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswVmm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswW8ntf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\aswwinamapix.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\avBugReport.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvDump32.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvEmUpdate.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AVGSvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AVGUI.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvgUiPlugin\avgbavuiplgx.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvgUiPlugin\lng_bav.cont
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvgUiPlugin\ui_bav.cont
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\AvLaunch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\browser_pass.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\BrowserCleanup.ini
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\burger_client.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef_100_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef_200_percent.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\cef_extensions.pak
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\Certificates\digicert_ca_77.der
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\CommChannel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\CommonRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\custody.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\DataSafeMonitor.exe
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\algo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\ArPot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswAR.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswBoot.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswCleanerDLL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswCmnBS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswCmnIS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswCmnOS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswEngin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswFiDb.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswRawFS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswRep.dll
  • C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\defs\17032902\aswScan.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\AVG Antivirus

A way to remove AVG Protection with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

AVG Protection is an application released by the software company AVG Technologies. Sometimes, computer users choose to erase this application. This is hard because deleting this by hand takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE action to erase AVG Protection is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find AVG Protection or simply click the Search field and type in "AVG Protection". If it exists on your system the AVG Protection application will be found very quickly. When you click AVG Protection in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding AVG Protection, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove AVG Protection.
Uninstall AVG Protection

8. After uninstalling AVG Protection, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of AVG Protection which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling AVG Protection with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall AVG Protection by AVG Technologies from your PC, nor are we saying that AVG Protection by AVG Technologies is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall AVG Protection in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-03-26 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-26 19:44:52.500